Kindergarten Smarts

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Mom's have big shoes to fill! Students will create a fun shoe-themed book for their mothers. They can pick from 10 different shoes that suit their mom the best. This is a great time for students to show off their writing skills and their
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Your students will love these cute Valentine's Day cards! They can cut, color, and pass them out to their classmates! There are 30 different cards and a blank spot for the students to sign their name. These only come in black and white so your
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Partner Sharing is a great strategy to use for student engagement. These reminder cards are perfect for all learners! What's included: Milk and Cookies Peanut Butter and Jelly Chips and Salsa For each pair: *4 large images *8 medium size
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These are first sound fluency flashcards to help your kindergartner's prepare for the DIBELS assessment! These would be great to use in a small reading group or with a partner. You can also write the name of the letter on the back so students can
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Mother's Day: This is a Mother's Day activity for kids of all ages. This garage door activity requires some cutting and pasting and folding. Included in the package: 17 slides color and black and white clip art from Melonheadz students can choose
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These are cute coupons that a child can give to their mother, grandma, aunt, etc, on Mother's Day. Included are 9 different redeemable chores, favors, and good deeds in black and white and color. There is a line for the child to sign their name.
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Your students will love making this cute card for their mom this Mother's Day! These will be amazing keepsakes for years to come. This is a perfect way for your student's to show off their writing skills and to think long and hard about their moms
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Writing Free: If you are looking for a poster set to help monitor your student's writing, then this is the product for you! Included: 1. Student monitoring cut outs of the 5-step writing process. They can tape this to their desk and monitor their
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I taught kinder for 5 years, and I began my first year in 4th grade and switched over to Kinder. I have enjoyed both, but my heart really belongs in kindergarten!

MY TEACHING STYLE

Firm but fair is how I like to run my classroom. From the first day of school, the kids know the classroom rules and the procedures that are put in place. I keep this consistent throughout the whole year. I like to make my students laugh, talk with them, and learn about their lives as much as possible. They really can say some of the funniest things if you just take the time to listen! With the recources that I am given, I try to use technology as much as possible. Student engagement is also very important to me. Everyone must participate and be involved in the lessons.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

1. I have a endorsement in early childhood education. 2. I worked in a Title 1 school and for the 5 years I taught, I moved every kid from from intensive and strategic to 100% Benchmark on the DIBELS assessments. 3. I was the team leader on my Kinder team for a year. 4. I was chosen in my district to model problem solving for primary grades. My video was used for new teachers and also in professional development. 5. I modeled for kindergarten teachers at another school how I do whole group reading in my classroom.

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Indiana State University - Bachelors Degree, Art - Emphasis in Graphic Design; Arizona State University - Masters of Education (K-8)

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I lived in AZ for 13 years, until our family moved to MN in September 2015. My husband and I have two daughters who are 12 months apart ages 2 and 3! We are avid travelers and we enjoy attending sporting events together. We also have a Goldendoodle that we are pretty much obsessed with :) Before I was a teacher, I was a graphic designer in Chicago as well as a promotional rep for numerous products.

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